alternative delivery


alternative delivery
alternative delivery - A nonpostal method to distribute or deliver mail matter. For example, facsimile and electronic funds transfer in place of First-Class Mail; freight forwarding in place of Standard Mail (B), Priority Mail™, or Express Mail; private carriers in place of Periodicals or Standard Mail. (Also see Private Express Statutes)

Glossary of postal terms. 2014.

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